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Benefits of Early Intervention for ASD Persist Two Years Later, Study Shows

The positive effects of an early intervention for very young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) appear to be maintained two years after the intervention ends, according to a report online in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.Annette Estes, Ph.D., director of the University of Washington Autism Center, and colleagues prospectively examined evidence for the sustained effects of the Early Start Denver Model (ESDM), a comprehensive behavioral early intervention approach for children with autism, ages 12 to 48 months. The study included 39 children with...

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Published By: Psychiatric News - Tuesday, 5 May, 2015

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